Thinking of fast-balls, not snowballs
Like Christians enduring Lent, there remains that hope that is summed-up in the timeless greeting on that happy Easter day, “Christ is risen.” “He is risen, indeed.” For baseball fans, Christian and otherwise, it's “pitchers and catchers report ...
Community Bulletin Board 2/26/15
Your Healthy Weigh. meets weekly. Trying to lose weight? Wanting to be healthier? Tired of being tired? Come and join in our New Community Meeting: Your Healthy Weigh! Every Thursday, 6 p.m. ..only 30 minutes...meeting at Grace Community Church in ...
Wendell Isaac “Happy” Easter
He was born in Dixfield, on Feb. 8, 1926, to Isaac and Marian Noyes Easter. As his family relocated often while he was young, Wendell, along with his three brothers and three sisters, attended a variety of schools in the Rumford/Dixfield area. He ...
Easter Parade is a delightful holiday musical starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire. Made in 1948, it also stars Ann Miller and Peter Lawford. It is set in 1912. Music is by Irving Berlin with songs such as “Easter Parade,” “Steppin Out With My Baby ...
Men and their last-minute Valentine scramble
I know you probably already went down to CVS and the only Valentine cards were in Spanish or said Happy Easter and had a picture of the Easter Bunny. There were also some St. Patrick's Day cards and a few for bar mitzvahs, but they just didn't work.
Happy Easter! Chocolate bunnies in Waitrose on first weekend of 2015. Too soon?
Tinsel is still hanging forlornly in homes across Gloucestershire and the ad men can no longer use Christmas as a reason to flog us things. But not to worry, it's nearly Easter! Or at least that is what supermarkets are telling us on this first weekend ...
Mardin's Assyrians: The epitome of multicultural society
In fact, when a relative of a Muslim jeweler dies, for instance, all of his Assyrian colleagues attend the funeral in which Muslim funeral rites are performed, and many Muslims say "Happy Easter" to their Assyrian friends. Indeed, colorful Easter eggs ...
Following Jesus through Cancer: A Final Conversation with Steve Hayner
The Saturday before Easter, I remember calling you to wish you and Sharol a happy Easter, and you were feeling ill. The next three days, between that moment and Tuesday, life… … changed virtually immediately. I went to the doctor first thing Monday ...